The California Assembly recently defeated a proposed moratorium on hydraulic fracturing, a technology requiring water mixed with trace amounts of sand and chemical additives to be injected under pr
Several states are taking second looks at the renewable portfolio standards (RPS) they passed in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
As states begin debating whether to implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), many, including Arizona, are still debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs.
Almost half the U.S.
Eighty percent of the world’s energy and 60 percent of its food and clothing are produced or transported using fossil fuels.
In an effort to improve their state’s economic competitiveness, Ohio legislators are considering major reforms to the state’s unique municipal income tax system.
States across the country are currently debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs. Medicaid expansion is an expensive endeavor that studies show will not provide better health care.
The expansion of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling continues to enable profitable extraction of oil and gas in many states across the country.
[Below is an excerpt of Heartland Research Fellow Joy Pullmann's May 15, 2013 testimony before the Pe